Down To Earth
2014 On-Site Programs:
@3003 30th Ave. Kenosha
*Green Kids Garden Club
The community garden has 2 themed gardens on the farm for kids to learn how to plant, maintain, harvest and cook during the growing season. A Pizza Garden and Stir Fry Garden each 12'x12'. A fun way for kids to learn how to garden.
Saturdays May 24-Harvest Time
10am-11am (weather permitting)
Call for information 262-515-3308
The group will plant, maintain and oversee the harvest of the 48'x72' garden. The Sharing garden will be grown to benefit the local public who at harvest time can come and pick vegetables & herbs for their cooking needs. A great way to learn how to garden and help our community.
No experience necessary.
Mentors are experienced gardeners who will be onsite during designated times to help garden plot owners with any questions and advice during the season. Two hour shifts available. Sign up as many times during the season as you are available. Help future gardeners by sharing your gardening wisdom.
Crew volunteers will be the working backbone of our community garden. This volunteer group will maintain the landscape property and work on garden projects. No experience necessary. A great way to enjoy the fresh air, sunshine, learn gardening, landscape maintenance and meet new people. Volunteers are needed weekly to work on various needs.
The landscape includes:
-Compost, wood chip, & yard waste
-Flower, herb, fruit tree & berry bushes
-Demonstration garden, pumpkin patch, cold frames
-Work & transplanting area were we will try our hand at all sorts of fun plant related activities
-We are hoping for a hoop house in the future.
Volunteer as much or little as you want.